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Allergies and hypersensitivities

Trusted information about allergies. Learn what your immune system can become hypersensitive to and recommended treatments for allergic reactions.

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Food allergies in children

Trusted information on food allergies in children including peanut allergies, how to know if your child has an allergy, and food additives.

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Allergy testing

Trusted information about allergy testing including who should have, who should perform, types of allergy tests and allergy testing cost.

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Eye allergies

Trusted information about eye allergies from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on simple allergic conjunctivitis.

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Allergies

Trusted information about allergy types, as well as allergy testing, anaphylaxis, antihistamines and common related conditions such as asthma and hay fever.

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Antihistamines

Antihistamines are medicines that help ease allergy symptoms. Read more about how antihistamines are used to treat conditions like hay fever, eczema and asthma.

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Food allergies

Links to trusted information about food allergies.

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Hay fever diagnosis

Trusted information on hay fever (allergic rhinitis) diagnosis including a skin prick test and a blood test, and links to trusted resources

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Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis is very serious and can even be fatal. See here for the symptoms to look out for and what to do in an emergency.

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Insect bites and stings - infographic

Explore this infographic to learn about the insects that can cause infections and allergic reactions, the symptoms and treatments you should be aware of and tips to prevent bites and stings.

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